Monthly Archives: July 2005

WTC Research Grants Help 12 Washington Companies Advance Technology Development

More than $661,000 awarded for technology commercialization projects. From underwater surveillance to 3-D imaging of cells for cancer research to detecting brain damage without invasive surgery to virtual reality tools for military and emergency response training, Washington is a hot-bed … Continue reading

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Angel Network sparks new groups and deal flow across Washington

Launched in 2003, WTC’s Angel Network is getting new investment groups started and initiating deal flow for entrepreneurial ventures across Washington. The Angel Network was created to open up opportunities for investment in Washington technology start-up companies outside more traditional … Continue reading

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WTC Awarded Grant for New Lab Equipment

The WTC Microfabrication Laboratory has been awarded a competitive grant from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust to go towards funding for a new Bonder/Aligner for the laboratory. This new equipment will open up new avenues of research for the Microfab … Continue reading

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Eastern Washington University Teaches Students to Think Like Cyber Criminals

Sponsored Guest Article by Eastern Washington University Here’s a grim fact: Computer security breaches have cost the nation more than $141 million in financial losses. Every time you turn around, news headlines are warning about another virus (10 to 15 … Continue reading

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Spokane Digital Projects and Tech Initiatives Receive National Attention

Sponsored Guest Article Legislators recently approved $1 million to jump-start the Pacific Northwest Gigapop Network, a next generation high-speed link that connects Spokane to Seattle. The Gigapop, which will enable 10-gigabit-per-second capabilities, is 65 times faster than the fastest connections … Continue reading

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More New Technology Needed to Spark Economic Growth in Tacoma

WTC’s 2005 Index report shows that a greater influx of innovation in both new and existing businesses could lead to growth opportunities for Tacoma and Pierce County Seattle, Wash. – July 25, 2005 – An infusion of technology into new … Continue reading

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